Japanese Film Festival held in Dhaka
The ‘Japanese Film Festival’ returned to Dhaka with 8 fantastic Japanese films screened at the main auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum on January 26- 27 and February 2- 3, 2018. During the 4-day festival, a huge number of Bangladeshi cinema fans enjoyed contemporary Japanese movies, offering Bangladeshi audience an all-compassing introduction to Japanese life and culture through the theme of ‘love, friendship and bonding.’
A young Japanese movie lover, Mr. Tarek Rahman who majors in Japanese language at the University of Dhaka said that the event was “not only a medium of entertainment, but a meaningful way of bridging the cultural understanding between Japan and Bangladesh.”
The Embassy of Japan and the Japan Foundation organise the Japanese film festival annually to introduce various aspects of Japan and familiarise Bangladeshi viewers with Japanese culture and life.